Small farm holders in the developing world face similar struggles as they often have to purchase seeds and fertilizers in one large payment to improve their harvest. MyAgro, provides an innovative alternative to farmers, eliminating the need for banks and placing financial decision-making in the hands of small farm holders.…Continue
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Please find attached a report that has just been produced as part of our ESRC-funded…Continue
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MasterPeace sets new standards for Peace efforts worldwide.
The Unifying Concert in Amsterdam, broadcast across 4 continents, features top artists from conflict areas sending the world a message of peace.
Syrian diva Assala to be given Peace Award and confirmed to perform at Ziggo Dome.
MasterPeace, the award-winning peace movement, celebrates the International Day of Peace with 55 events in…Continue
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For my final project for TC105: Mobiles for International Development, I decided to interview Amy Sweeney of …Continue
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As more and more nations demand and attempt to enjoy the benefits of today’s globalized economy and community, international development is a field which will only grow larger and become more difficult to understand. Integral to the success of any international development project are growing good relationships and a deep understanding of how all-encompassing development and its effects can be.…Continue
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‘One’s destination is never a place, but rather a new way of looking at things’ ~ Henry Miller
Are you an international looking to volunteer, intern, work or do research in Kenya? In this article are some tips that you may find useful when navigating through that…Continue
International Peacebuilders' Forum
11-12 août 2014
Caux (Montreux), Switzerland
The International Peace-Builders’ Forum (IPF) is a unique and publicly accessible opportunity for…Continue
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Who ever thought social media could be an International Peacebuilder?
Like many I had used social media as tool for keeping in contact with friends, however over the last few years I've come to see its use in a new light and have experienced the great opportunity it provides to create peace in some of the most hostile of locations.
So what is social media? well it can be described as “websites and applications…Continue
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Twenty years ago today the world stood by while 1 million Tutsis we slaughtered in the 1994 Rwandan genocide. Then, the world pledged those famous words—never again, the same words spoken after the Jewish Holocaust. Here we are twenty years later and the words never again seem to carry little weight. Our international system continues to value state sovereignty over humanitarian intervention and while its does, we continue to have spurs of genocide like that in the Darfur…Continue
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Subject: EIUC training seminar for International Electoral Observers
Summary: EIUC has developed two modules of three days each aiming at providing training to civilian staff in election observation missions at the first steps of their career (i.e. short term observers). Selected applicants will be allowed to become aware of the role, the tasks and the status of…
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In September I was asked by the Red Elephant Foundation to write about my peacebuilding and advocacy work and my ambition to help Afghans bring peace to their country. Here is my frank peace talk entitled “Building…Continue
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The International Criminal Court is the first permanent international court to try international crimes of genocide, crimes against humanity, and war crimes. But in an unprecedented move, the African Union (AU) is threatening to encourage its members to withdraw from the Rome Statute upon which the ICC is built. This threat comes as the AU is spearheading a campaign to pressure the ICC to drop charges or transfer to Kenya, the cases against Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta and Vice-president…Continue
ACR-International Section and ADRhub.com teamed together to present a webinar series this Spring available live only to ACR-International Section members and students.
ACR International Section Chair, Rochelle Arms, will facilitate a presentation by Sister Pauline Acayo, head of Catholic Relief Services in Northern Uganda and Remo Moomiaie-Qajar…Continue
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The Institute for Economics and Peace invites you to join us at events in Washington, D.C. and New York City as we discuss the results of the seventh annual Global Peace Index, the Positive Peace Index, and the global economic impact of peace:
Peace and Resilience: Assessing State Vulnerability to Conflict
Tuesday, June 11
1:00 – 2:30pm
Center for Strategic and International Studies, Washington, D.C.
Panel (*in development*)
Robert Lamb, Director and Senior…
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The "What's Happening In Conflict Resolution?" Blog is a weekly round up of the all the ADR news, jobs, events and more. Check it out each week!
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Tune in Thursday, May 30 at 2:00pm EST for our upcoming show featuring the ACR International Section!
ACR International Section leaders, Rochelle Arms and Mary Damianakis, will host this show…Continue
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